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Data Scientist
Ref No.: 18-26193
Location: Chicago, Illinois
Position Type:Contract
Start Date: 04/17/2018
Requirement ID 5607111

Role name Scientist
Duration (Months) 2
Location Chicago(Downtown), IL

Max pay rate : $150/hr on C2C

Role Description
Participate in project discussion and make technical contributions in the discussion
Perform Exploratory Data Analysis on existing Customer Model- Identify opportunities for enhancement of the Customer Model- Perform statistical association between the fields based on data- Derive new clustering algorithms, new metrics better reflective of customer interests, algorithmically handling large numbers of user's affinities
Design improvement criteria metrics / statistical correlation metrics and improvement assessment models Deploy refreshed model into UAT environment- Work with various teams to deploy into production environment- Ability to "translate " complex mathematical and statistical concepts for non-technical audiences

Competencies Assurance : Digital : Data Science

Essential Skill
4-6 years' experience in End to end Analytics & Modelling Experience- Demonstrable knowledge of modelling (e.g. cluster analysis, decision trees, regression, propensity modelling, Bayesian) & Collaborative Filtering techniques
Extremely strong hands on experiences with Churn Analytics, customer segmentation, Clustering, Multi-channel and cross channel Analytics, Bundling offer Analysis, Trend Analytics- Basic understanding of Media & Information Services BusinessWell familiar with new concepts like Internet of thing, Machine Learning, Big Data- Experience of working on big data problems, whether in industry or academia
Very Good Knowledge on one and more Statistical Tool like R/Python
Hands on experience with Data extraction from Apache SPARK, SCALA, HIVE
Solid hands-on experiences with Hadoop technology components such as HDFS, HBase, Cassandra, Kafa especially with Spark and Spark Streaming
Familiar with programming concepts with C/C++ and Java.- Very Good Knowledge on working with MS Office especially PowerPoint, Excel